TORONTO, Aug. 27 /CNW/ - Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations announces the following index changes:
- The shareholders of Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation (TSX:GNA) have
accepted the $US11.00 cash per share offer from Gerdau S.A. Gerdau
Ameristeel will be removed from the S&P/TSX Composite and Capped
Composite, the S&P/TSX Equity and Capped Equity, the S&P/TSX
Completion and Equity Completion, the S&P/TSX Capped Materials and
the S&P/TSX Clean Technology Indices effective after the close of
trading on Tuesday, August 31, 2010.
Company additions to and deletions from an S&P equity index do not in any way reflect an opinion on the investment merits of the company.
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SOURCE Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations
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